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Aspirus Keweenaw Earns National Recognition For Quality & Patient Satisfaction

LAURIUM, Mich. – Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital in Laurium is the recipient of four national Excellence in Healthcare Awards from industry leading research-marketing firm, Professional Research Consultants (PRC). The awards are based on patients’ perception of care and are presented to organizations and individuals who have achieved excellence throughout the prior year. …

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Houghton County Road Commissioner Wins State Award

Lansing, MI — The County Road Association (CRA) of Michigan honored Kenneth Rowe, commissioner of the Houghton County Road Commission (HCRC), with a Distinguished Service Award at CRA’s 2018 Annual Highway Conference in March. Rowe has been with HCRC since 2001. During his 17 years of service, Rowe has served as …

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KEDA Recognized With Educational Leadership Award

The Keweenaw Economic Development Alliance is being recognized for their contribution to local education. KEDA was presented with the Area-Wide Educational Leadership Award at the Copper Country Association of School Boards’ awards dinner on Wednesday. KEDA has provided Skilled Trades Scholarships to a local senior from every high school in …

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Tigers, Brewers Win Slugfests – Friday Sports Wrap

Click on the blue links for more details. High School Local teams struggled at the Superior Dome track meet yesterday. With nine teams competing, the Hancock boys placed eighth, and the girls fifth. The L’Anse boys finished ninth, and the girls eighth. On the boys side, L’Anse’s Foster Miller won …

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Boss Departs, Wiltzius Named Interim FinnU Football Coach

From Finlandia University: Finlandia University has named Travis Wiltzius Interim Head Coach of the university’s football program. Wiltzius, an Escanaba native, has been with the team since its first season in 2015. He has served as offensive line coach, recruiting coordinator and in the spring of 2017 added assistant head …

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Public Invited To City Manager Interviews

The city of Hancock has narrowed down their search for a new City Manager to five candidates. The public is invited to attend the interviews of those candidates beginning at 9am on Saturday May 12th in the council chambers. A meet and greet will be held the evening of Friday, …

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